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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 91%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 2, 2012 at 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' North, Longitude: 9° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.50 meters/second, 1510.2 km/hour, 938.4 miles/hour or 815.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.64 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.7"938.07 miwest0° 00' 36.5"0.70 minorth938.04 mi
24 hours11° 39' 50.9"753.97 mieast0° 12' 09.6"13.94 misouth754.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitFri 2:30 AM349 km217 miles189 nmSouthwest SW
AgadezFri 2:30 AM475 km295 miles256 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderFri 2:30 AM788 km490 miles426 nmSouth S
MaradiFri 2:30 AM868 km539 miles469 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoFri 2:30 AM993 km617 miles536 nmSouth S
NdjamenaFri 2:30 AM1119 km695 miles604 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NiameyFri 2:30 AM1158 km719 miles625 nmSouthwest SW
AbujaFri 2:30 AM1332 km828 miles719 nmSouth S
TripoliFri 3:30 AM1371 km852 miles740 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OuagadougouFri 1:30 AM1535 km954 miles829 nmSouthwest SW
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